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. senator rand paul says the best way to get workers back on their feet is to limit the government's role in helping them. >> i do support unemployment benefits for the 26 weeks that they are paid for. if you extend it beyond that you do a disservice to these workers. there was a study that came out a few months ago and it said if you have a worker that has been unemployed for four weeks and on unemployment insurance and another on 99 weeks, which one would hire. nearly every employer said they would hire the person whose been out of work for four weeks. when you let them be out of work >> what's wrong with him?t >> what do you mean? >> i'm sorry, you have to speak. >> do i have to speak? >> yes. >> explain that to me. >> i can only tell you that -- >> that made no sense. that made no sense. >> crazy. >> can i -- >> that made no sense. that was crazy. i'm sorry. sorry to say that very carefully. crazy. >> a u.s. senator crazy, and you say that carefully? >> explain. someone. >> i just tried to start. >> you went to brown. you went to where. >> never mind. >> oh, my god tell me all these e
find out the exact caught of actor paul walker's death. officials are expected to release autopsies done on the remains of the fast and furious star and his friend. the two were killed when a car they were driving hit a tree and burst into flames. the production of fast and furious 7 is put on hold. >>> the tv show wheel of fortune apologized for featuring a puzzle from fast and furious after walker's death. it is an unfortunate coincidence that the show aired tonight. the hearts of everyone on wheel of fortune go out to the family and friends of paul walker. >>> a special honor for george h.w. bush. he is being presented with the liberty of justice award for his government career and work in public service. they also acknowledge the former president for his strong character and morals both during and after his presidency. a real nice honor for him. those are your headlines. >> thank you, heather. coming up straight ahead, 12 minutes after the hour, a former a.t.f. agent who blew the whistle on a government scandal is here next. >> the third time is a charm for this rocket. >> three
. >> can you explain to me, paul, why does it in and of itself a higher wage mean greater efficiency. in and of itself, why does one equal the other? >> so the well recognized efficiency gaines from higher wages are reduced employee turnover recruitment and retention costs. it's actually surprisingly expensive to replace even a $9 an hour worker. it can cost $2,000, $3,000 a higher. if you are turning to your workforce with it being replaced each year, those are major costs. the high road chains that pay higher wages have much lower costs and they also find -- see that they enjoy the higher curb -- payroll dollar sales and profitability than companies like mcdonald's and walmart. >> paul, thanks for that. a quick reaction from you. look, we know that corporates have taken the greatest share of income out of the economy, right, at the expense of workers. but how much can we take on wages before we get the inflation problem that we've been worrying about? >> well, and to me, that's what i hear sort of the macro story from that around the individual issues is that if you start to get th
conference between senator patty murray and the house budget chair paul ryan agree to. they're said to be very close. so maybe there's some reason for optimism, but it's them. it's the leadership. we heard some sound bites from senate leaders saying that they were -- felt they were pretty close to a deal. well, wait until it gets in the house and wait until the so-called tea party members of the house have to vote on it. if the spending level is anything above that $967 billion that is the sequester level spending, which appears likely it will be in the murray/ryan deal, then i think it's going to be tough to find a whole lot of tea party members who are going to be willing to support it. it's going to have to be a bipartisan deal like we saw with the continuing resolution. i'm not super optimistic. >> but you're teeing this up perfectly for me. you're talking about the tea party members. congress has gotten so much criticism for not getting enough done. here's what the president said about that on "hardball" with chris matthews thursday. >> i think there are a bunch of republicans
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